Veil

  • Rufous Hummingbird, veiled chameleon, dung beetle, Japanese macaque, moon jellyfish, puffer fish in 6-in-1 Earth Day Google doodle 22-04-2014 10:05 AM

    New Delhi: To commemorate Earth Day 2014 Google has posted a 6-in-1 animated doodle on its home page with six representatives from the animal kingdom - Rufous Hummingbird, veiled chameleon, dung beetle, Japanese macaque, moon jellyfish and puffer fish. Google has been celebrating Earth Day through its popular doodles for...
  • Pakistan: MMBS student alleges discrimination by professor over wearing veil 18-12-2013 04:23 PM

    A Canadian-Pakistani MBBS student has alleged that she was roughed up by a professor for wearing a veil in the classroom in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Misbah Syed, a first-year student of MBBS at Khyber Medical College, said she had been covering face with a veil since she got admission to...
  • British minister says Islamic veil should be banned in courts 04-11-2013 05:46 PM

    Muslim women should be banned from wearing a veil when giving evidence in British courts, a cabinet minister in Prime Minister David Cameron's government said on Sunday, arguing it was hard to judge someone's testimony otherwise. In comments likely to stir up an already emotive debate, Ken Clarke, a minister...
  • Muslim women in Australia to remove burqa for proving identity 01-11-2013 03:10 PM

    Muslim women would now be asked to remove burqa or niqab to prove their identity to the police, according to a new law introduced in an Australian state. The law which was passed on Thursday in the state parliament was amended after consultation with the Muslim and Sikh Communities, AAP...
  • Now, Swiss House votes to ban burqa in public 29-09-2011 09:19 AM

    Geneva: After France, Netherlands and Belgium, Switzerland is now on its way to become the fourth country in Europe to impose a ban on burqa, with lawmakers on Thursday voting for a far-right move to outlaw face veils in public. Swiss parliamentarians turned inwards on the sensitive issue of immigration...
  • Ex-French President faces trial for embezzlement 22-09-2010 01:49 PM

    Paris: Former French President Jacques Chirac will stand trial for embezzlement by early next year, his lawyer said on Tuesday. "It will take place in November, or more likely in January or February 2011," lawyer Jean Veil told Europe 1 radio. The Paris courthouse is expected to decide the date...
  • Mush says he won't quit, holds out veiled threat 20-02-2008 12:16 PM

    New Delhi: It is simply a question of when rather than if. When will England beat this woeful India side to go 3-0 up in the series and become the top Test side in the world. England stamped their authority over the Indians, keeping them virtually out of the Birmingham...
  • QOTD: Hype over Patil's remark ? 20-06-2007 02:34 AM

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  • Pratibha Patil unveils a controversy 18-06-2007 09:55 AM

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  • Painted Veil, a sweeping romance 02-06-2007 01:34 AM

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  • Britain says no to veils in classrooms 21-03-2007 12:55 PM

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  • Afghan women shun veil to work 27-01-2007 08:43 AM

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  • Muslim woman cop snubs handshake 21-01-2007 10:46 PM

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  • Veils aside, Arab women eye hotpants 11-01-2007 10:13 PM

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  • Veils off in shops: Pune jewellers 27-12-2006 07:41 PM

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  • Veils up at UK airports for ID check 25-12-2006 08:36 PM

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  • Unveiling the magic of The Painted Veil 19-12-2006 08:55 PM

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  • Pak judge bans veils in courtrooms 04-11-2006 04:29 PM

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  • 'Quran prescribes no veil for women' 26-10-2006 11:34 PM

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  • Veil a "mark of separation": Blair 17-10-2006 10:26 PM

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  • Islam must debate modernity: Blair 17-10-2006 05:51 PM

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  • Sack teacher over burqa row: minister 15-10-2006 01:10 PM

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  • All's not veil with London teacher 14-10-2006 09:21 AM

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  • Straw's 'veiled' attack irks Muslims 07-10-2006 11:01 AM

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